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"Mortgage rates dropped again for most loan types, which led to an increase in refinance activity, partly driven by a 9% jump in VA applications," Kan said.

 · U.S. mortgage applications jump to highest since September 2016: MBA – U.S. mortgage applications jumped to their highest level in more than 2-1/2 years last week, led by a surge in refinancing activity, as some home borrowing costs tumbled to their cheapest level since.

 · But there is another impact of rising mortgage rates: Refinancing activity – whether as cash-out refinancing to fund some sorely needed consumption, or as an effort to lower monthly payments via a lower rate. The MBA reported today that its Refinance Index, which covers applications to refinance existing mortgages, fell this week to the.

While refinances also increased on a holiday-adjusted basis, refinance activity was down 38 percent relative to a year ago when rates dove below 4 percent," Fisher continued. The refinance share of mortgage activity increased to 55.8 percent of total applications from 55.4 percent the previous week.

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Overall refinances accounted for nearly half of all mortgage applications. the Urgency But refinancing wasn’t the only area to see a jump last week. According to the MBA, purchase loans were also.

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Mortgage applications surged an impressive 26.8% WoW – the largest jump since Jan 2015 – led by a massive spike in refis as mortgage rates tumbled alongside the Treasury market. 30Y rates dropped back below 4.00% – the lowest since Jan 2018. Prompting a sudden 46.5% surge in refinancing activity (which we saw also saw in early March) and purchases rose 10.0% (after falling the prior week).

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 · Mortgage applications jump Industry group says mortgage activity surged 16.4% last week as consumers took advantage of low interest rates.. The MBA said refinancing applications.

The refinance share of mortgage activity rose to 45.8% of total applications, increasing from 42.7% the previous week. This is the highest reading since February 2018. The adjustable-rate mortgage.

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. mortgage activity,” he said. “As we continue to see positive data, it is starting to look like a bottom may be forming in the housing market,” he said. The Mortgage Bankers’ seasonally adjusted.